Frequent Miler
New $350 back on $3K offer on BOA Business Advantage Cash Rewards Mastercard

Bank of America has increased the offer on the Business Advantage Cash Rewards Mastercard — you can now get $350 cash back after making $3,000 in net... Read More

Miles To Memories
NYC For Free, My Favorite Free Attractions in New York City

New York City can be an expensive travel destination but with these attractions you can see NYC for free. The post NYC For Free, My Favorite Free Attractions in New York... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Marriott/SPG Make Award Bookings Today – Last Chance!

We are all aware of the change coming when the New Marriott Rewards Changes will Start in August. Marriott’s system will be down tomorrow, 8/18/18... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Is It Better To Donate Miles Or Money To Charity?

We're often asked about donating miles -- both whether or not it's something we do, and if it's a good way to contribute to a cause. To be completely transparent: to my... Read More

Miles To Memories
Barclays Sends Out Targeted Bonuses for Adding Authorized Users

Barclays has sent out emails to some credit card holders with an offer to get a bonus for adding authorized users. I've seen the offer on two cards so card, but it's... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Planning My Final Korean Air Award

August 24th is the last day to transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards points to Korean Air SkyPass. That has me planning what could potentially be my final redemption on Korean... Read More

View from the Wing
American Airlines Passenger Taken Down By Police at Orlando Airport. He Wanted to Make a Point About Police Brutality

I continue to worry that airlines really haven’t learned very much — other than to pay more involuntary denied boarding compensation — from last... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Need a Drink in Tel Aviv? Head to Dizengoff Street

After being unnecessarily detained at TLV, I arrived at my hotel at 1:30AM and toasted my freedom with a shot of high quality Smirnoff. The post Need a Drink in Tel... Read More

Travel With Grant
Marriott Rewards: New Program Launch Day is Here!

Though the talk about Marriott and its new combined hotel rewards program has been going hot and heavy all summer, the day is finally here when the new program will... Read More

Live from a Lounge
Deal: Early Bird Discount Mileage Mentor MasterClass Delhi NCR

Proud to present the Mileage Mentor MasterClass Delhi/NCR. Signup for a day of talk all things miles, points and credit cards, and get yourself on the pointy end of the... Read More

Points With a Crew
Last chance Kickstarter: The best toiletry bag for traveling

If you're looking for a toiletry bag to take while you're traveling, the Expeditioner offers just about everything you need. See how you can fit in ... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Lufthansa A380 First Class In 10 Pictures

On Tuesday evening my dad and I flew Lufthansa's A380 first class from Houston to Frankfurt. Lufthansa's first class product is incredibly consistent, not just across... Read More

Miles To Memories
Raise Family & Friends Sale: Extra Discount on All Gift Cards

Raise is holding yet another one of their sitewide sales, this time in honor of friends and family. The post Raise Family & Friends Sale: Extra Discount on All Gift... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
Is United MileagePlus the Best FF Program or Worst. I’m Confused

Two days, two news releases. United MileagePlus is the worst frequent flyer program, United MileagePlus is the best frequent flyer program. Why do we even read anymore.... Read More

Jeffsetter
Earning Hawaiian Award Flights Post-SkyPass

Korean SkyPass has long offered the best value when redeeming points or miles for travel to and from Hawaii.  But since transferring points to SkyPass won’t... Read More

God Save The Points
Google Launches Lucrative Subscription With Major Hotel Discounts….

Come for the storage, stay for the $100’s in hotel savings… Google is doing things. After shaking up the mobile phone and cell phone plan game, with Project... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Up To 10K Bonus Points With Spend SPG

Check your American Express account for the following offer where you can earn up to 10,000 bonus points after hitting spend threshold on the Starwood Preferred... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Priority Pass Increasing Cost Of Guest Visits For UK Members

Priority Pass is the world’s largest independent network of airport lounges. Priority Pass members receive access to over 1,200 lounges (and bars and restaurants)... Read More

Loyalty Traveler
SFO, SJC, LAX to Rome $402-$499 Sep-April

All three airline alliances have Rome on sale from San Francisco and San Jose airports in mid-to-upper $400s for travel from late September to April 2019. From LAX, Star... Read More

Renés Points
Delta Jet Half Way to Europe Turns Back, Lawsuit targets Delta, Delta COO sells 35,000 Share $DAL, Runway Incursion near miss & other travel headlines!

Delta Jet Half Way to Europe Turns Back, Lawsuit targets Delta, Delta COO sells 35,000 Share $DAL, Runway Incursion near miss & other travel headlines! Continue... Read More

Frequent Miler
$15 statement credit for adding an AU on Wyndham Visa [Targeted]

Barclays has sent out what I imagine is a targeted email offer to earn a $15 statement credit after adding an authorized user on a Wyndham Rewards Visa... Read More

The Short Final
Hong Kong Airlines Says They Will Honor Crazy Deal…But I’m Skeptical

After yesterday’s crazy Hong Kong Airlines deal was published, multiple news outlets prefaced it by saying “if this deal is honored.” I reached out to... Read More

View from the Wing
Who Knew? Hilton Non-Refundable Rates in the U.S. are Actually Changeable for a Fee

I hate non-refundable hotel rates. Even when I think my plans are firm you'd be surprised how often something comes up and plans change. Plus I may want to stay... Read More

TravelUpdate
Would you swap seats on a flight if asked by another person?

You are finally on board your flight and settling in when someone asks you to swap seats. Some people would be happy to do so, while others are not going to entertain... Read More

The Shutterwhale
The First Chef’s Table at Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore’s Shang Palace with Chef Mok Kit Keung

Shang Palace at the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has just introduced the first of The Chef's Table series and this monthly affair will feature different dishes that are... Read More

Deals We Like
Book Your Marriott and Starwood Hotels NOW! New Award Chart Tomorrow for Combined Program!

Tomorrow is the big day. The day you’ve been reading about on this blog and every other single travel, points, and miles blog. August 18th is the day that the... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
New Air France-KLM CEO Already Has A Target On His Head

Poor Ben Smith has his work cut out for him. The Air Canada President and Chief Operating Officer was named CEO of Air France-KLM today. Already, unions representing Air... Read More

One Mile at a Time
I Just Redeemed 810,000 Marriott Points For Two Travel Packages

Marriott's new loyalty program kicks in tomorrow (August 18), and I finally pulled the trigger on two Travel Packages, and redeemed 810,000 points. I won't go over all... Read More

Sam Chui
Neutral Digital – The Future of Aviation VR

I had the pleasure of visiting Neutral Digital at their London studio earlier this month to check out some of their virtual reality experiences. Neutral Digital is an... Read More

Travel Codex
First Impressions of the Delta One A350 Suite

This past weekend, I crossed two items off the AvGeek bucket list.  I took my first flight on the Airbus A350, and my first trip in a business class with a... Read More

Live from a Lounge
American Express Dining Perk: free EazyDiner Prime dining discounts

American Express Cardholders are eligible to get exclusive benefits with a dining program called EazyDiner Prime, which is being offered to all Amex Cardholders. Perks... Read More

God Save The Points
Amazing: See Rome, Venice And Florence By High Speed Train For Just €20…

Your Italy bucket list has never been easier… Italy is like the gift that keeps on giving. You go to Rome, you say it just can’t get any better. But then... Read More

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